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Combining Keywords for searching


forest fire, wildfire, wildland fire, peat fire, agricultural fire, prescribed fire, agricultural burning, bushfire, landscape fire, or biomass burning


public health, human health, population health, community health, epidemiol*, toxicol*, firefighter or "fire fighter", respiratory, lung function, asthma, cardiovascular, ocular, birth outcomes, birth weight, pre-term birth, psychological, mental health, PTSD (post-traumatic stress disorder), physiological, biomarker, cancer, mortality, or chamber

Samples: Searching for Topics with Keywords

Combine search words to find articles:

amazon AND ("rain forest*" or rainforest*) AND (fire* or wildfire*) AND ("global warming" or "climate change")

wildfire* AND (recovery or restoration)

"wildland urban interface" AND "defensible space"

wildfire* AND (lung or respiratory) AND (disease* or illness or chronic) AND (smoke or particulate*)

(Shasta or Redding) AND (fire* or wildfire*)

("fuel reduction" or "defensible space") AND wildfire*

wildfire* or "forest fire*" AND cause* AND prevent* or ignit*

Wildfire*  AND fraud*  AND (insurance or contractor*)

Wildfire articles available online (general)

Search for articles in national newspapers (includes LA Times)

California Wildfires, articles and podcasts from databases and select websites